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at $4.25. and oakland, they are at $4.17. and in san jose, they're sitting for hours and 18¢. >> still ahead of kron 4 morning news at 6:00 a.m.. a water main break causes a total mess in san francisco neighborhoods. we have a live crew on the scene with new information on what happens. >> our big story this morning, two officers were killed in the line of duty in santa cruz. we have team coverage with new updates every 15 minutes. >> plus, we're watching bay area weather and traffic. we will be back in two minutes.
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>> the top stories set we're following on this wednesday, february 27th. the chief is calling it " the darkest day in the history of the santa cruz police department. " two officers were killed in the line of duty and the man who shot them is also dead. >> we have team coverage of the story this morning. we are learning new details on exactly what happens. we will also hear from residents in the area who
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are shocked and devastated that this happened and so close to home. plus, who were these officers? and who do they leave behind. we would share the new information in our team coverage. >> more on this tragic story out of santa cruz and just a bit, but we began with a developing story in san francisco. a water main break causes a big mess. crews have not shut off water to residents. it is in the area of 50 avenue and wawona, in west portal. kron4 jackie sissel is live on the scene. >> this is a 16 in. water
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main that broke gallons of water into the street and into cars. some of these areas were completely filled with water and you can see all the stuff that is floating in the water. all in all this stated that a dozen or more homes have been affected by this. here is video from early this morning where the water was actually washington restrained. it was thousands of gallons that were coming down. i had a chance to talk to someone from the public works department. >> the water came out and all of the dirt that called the silver was coming out. basically, we are treating this as a hazardous waste and we have to make sure
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that we get these phones cleaned up. >> i am not sure whether not the camera can show you how much mud as out here. but you are probably looking at about a foot of mud that is out here. >> last time jackie, when we have this a understood the amount of mud. where is all of this mud coming from? >> you have to understand that this is a 68 edge water main that is under the ground is covered. when that water main broke all of this was surrounding and that made history collapse. basically, all of this water that was covering this pipe send it down the street. you have yards, and
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yards of mud. >> oh my gosh! 6:00 a.m. is probably too early for these residents even be waking up. i saw the is a garage and it has a lot of damage. >> i tried to talk to if you are the residence and they were not interested in talking to me. this demonstrated that him and his wife were born to stand outside and that they see that the mud is up to their tires. you can imagine how much water when inside of here. this is also their car right here. >> it is amazing, the mud,
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and the damage. they have shut off water and they have to clean this up. did they say if this was going to be all day? >> nobody is without water. that is the good news spirit we are being told that they will try to clear this interest section within a couple of hours or even less than that. they will get a front loader out here to remove the mud. 50's avenue will be closed all the way up the street. this maybe close all day or longer. they stated that what estivate this whole street. >> here is a live look outside of our roof cam and we are looking at downtown san francisco.
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>> you are absolutely right. the temperatures will climb into the afternoon. i do not think it will be as warm as it was yesterday. in addition to that, we will see high clouds letter all. it will not be as of sunday but the temperatures will reach the low 70's. later on tonight it will be mostly clear with a breezy forecast. i will have your full of detail coming up. >> there is a good ride around the bay right now and we're not tracking any major problems or hot spots. the traffic is just beginning to back up and the metering lights have not been activated. there is no problem yet. >> the other top story that we are following this morning. two officers were killed and the line of duty
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in santa cruz. police say the sergeant loren baker, who went by the name butch a 28 year veteran of the department leaves behind his wife and two daughters. these photos are courtesy of the santa cruz centennial. detective elizabeth b utler is a 10 year veteran, who was also killed. she has two sons. police say, that the officers were following up on a sexual assault investigation. a third person has been identified as jeremylet , the man who police say shot at the officers yesterday afternoon. >> kron force will tran is
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live on the same with the latest on the investigation. >> there is a van parked across the street and there is a bullet hole inside of it perry ed across the street they stated that this is the second scene. we will zoom in so that you concede this grudge and this is a hot spot. this is a whole, but shots. you can literally walk through this. >> we will continue to have more coverage coming up essex 3:00 pm. we will have more on the story with kron 4 is mike pelton. >> we will be right back.
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>> the time is 6:11 a.m.. committees in both the house and senate are gearing up for hearings today on gun violence. the hearings will feature parents of some of the victims of the sandy hook elementary school shooting in newtown, connecticut. a house panel plans a here about ways to keep students say, with an
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emphasis on school resources officers, who are sometimes armed. >> there are no signs that president obama and congressional republicans are close to a budget deal just two days before the $85 billion in cuts are set to hit several programs. leaders of a federal employees and labor unions have been working furiously to persuade a is a managers to make other cuts that will not affect employee paychecks. if the agencies do not insist on furloughs, unions say that they can bargain over when they take place. more than half of the nation's 2.1 million government workers will be required to take furloughs if the agencies are forced to trim their budgets. >> we will be right back.
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flags also flying in memory of the to fallen officers. both officers leave behind family. this tragedy shocked the community, especially the police chief. >> it is with a deep, deep sadness that i stand before you to talk about the death of my to officers. we at the santa cruz police department are like family. i have known both of these officers for a long time. there are not enough words to describe how i feel personally about this and how the department is reacted to this terrific tragedy. >> the police chief also
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called this-that's this is the first time that this department has lost an officer in the line of duty. >> these two officers also all had a second location where a another round of fires were shot. the buthe persn the shot a these officers were found and he was pronounced dead. >> this is a pretty good morning a round the bay for traffic. we are starting to see a back of due to the meeting lights been just activated. we are still incident free. the san mateo bridge camille we are looking at a pretty good ride over to foster city.
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updating your commute to the east bay we are still looking at pretty good condition as it is 18 minutes from hercules to berkeley. this is about the san drive time for the dublin. it is a little bit of slowing as you head toward pleasanton on 680 south. and your 101 ride through marin is also without delay. we have picked up some delays with the ace and train for both trains 1 and 3. they are both behind. >> the sky is starting to bryson and we are waking up to may 40's outside. future cast 4 is that 12 a clhighlightt
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12:00 when you're out for lunch it will not be as warm as it was yesterday. it will be a touch cooler. we will have mid 60's and as we head into a o'clock p.m. just about every where the temperatures will be in the '50s. broken down near and afternoon highs upper 50's for the south bay 65 degrees for san jose and 684 cupertino. 66 degrees for union city and hayward. 68 degrees is expected for antioch. will be low 60's for san francisco. satellite radar shows that it will be cleared dry conditions and storm tracks 6 to the north. >> we do have changes to talk about for the seven day of around the bay. friday is shaping up to be the warmest of the week with plenty of
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70's to go or around. saturday and sunday we may see some light rain. this will be due to a weak system that is passing through. most of us would jesse and increase and cloud cover. we will be dry as we start the next work week. the next opportunity for wets weather is on march 6th. >> the time now is 6:20 a.m.. and oakland couple that was believed to be missing on a bike trip in peru have reportedly been spotted in a local village. jamie neal and garret hand were last heard from a and late january while traveling in peru. nios co- workers and else lebraun
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tech are celebrating the new is that neil and her boyfriend have been found. it >> may well, because the family has not heard directly from the couple, garrett's mother is a misstatement same " until i hear from and see my son directly, we will not stop looking. " >> the family of a missing hayward mother has put up fliers all on the city in hopes of finding her. police say, that's a matter of tu ia, went missing last wednesday, after she left the family's home for what role to say, was an afternoon walk around the neighborhood but she did not return. the family believes that if tuia has an and diagnose mental condition
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says she has a " childlike " a demeanor an end to let. tuia is described as say simone woman, she was last seen wearing a white shirt, jeans, black shoes, and a gray hooded sweater with a red jacket over the sweater. >> san francisco city officials are celebrating the completion of phase one of the new $90 million cruise ship terminal at pier 27. the modern facility it is intended to welcome bows and a cruise ship passengers with views of the downtown skyline. at the completion of selling any bids, face to will be ready for the tunnel for cruise ships along with creating a park on appears open space. work on phase two will begin in early
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testimony bef the house financial services committee. firms including retailer tjx are scheduled to report quarterly results a morning, while group come in j.c. penney are up after the bell. opening bell will be s 6:30 a.m.. >> facebook is one step closer to building a new campus in menlo park. the city's planning commission has given the social media company permission to construct a 433,000 sq. ft. building. it will be located across from the facebook current headquarters. the project will be a massive undertaking, the planning commission rezoned of the sides so that the building could exceed 35 ft. height limits and cover% of the property instead of a maximum of 50%. an environmental impact report was also approved. >> the san francisco 49ers
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have about to make their new $1.2 million stadium in santa clara but greenest in the nfl. the team announced tuesday that some power will be the officials solar technology partner of the 49ers and the new santa clara stadium. some power will supply 400 kilowatts of solar panels that will help offset the power used at the stadium dorn home games. the new facility will feature a variety of green elements including bike parking, water conserving plumbing, charging stations for electric cars and more. >> coming up on kron 4 morning news. we would check back in with jackie sissel at the site of a water main break in san francisco.
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developing story out of san francisco were a water main break has cruised scrambling this morning. bowater has been turned off. this was an the area of 15th avenue and wawona. kron4 jackie sissel is live on the scene. >> the crews are working trying to clean up this absolute mess. you can say how thick this much is out here. this is about a foot deep. this is a stop sign and this is where the water was. you can see this front loader is scooping up some of the mess. all of the problem started up 15 over this way. there is a large sinkhole in the roadway.
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this happened about 2:30 a.m. and sent thousands of gallons of water in the street, into cars, and in homes. basically, this water was up to the windows of these cars. basically, there are hills on all four sides of this intersection. all of this water came down sending thousands of gallons of mud. >> here's a look at video about 2:30 a.m. when a first burst. they're not sure what caused the break at this point this is still part of the investigation. they stated that will be out here cleaning for a while. they stated that this intersection may be open within the next hour but
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the cleanup may take a while. as i stated this intersection may be open within the next hour or so but 15th avenue where the sinkhole is felt it will not be opened up for any time soon. if they stated that it may be several hours is not the entire day for them to get in there and estivate the ground and dig out the pipes for it to be repaired. this will be shut down for good part of the day. >> the red car that you just showed us gave us a really good idea. this gave me an idea of how high the water was and this is a kind of the uphill from where you are isn't it? >> yes. this is probably about 2 ft. up from may and it is sitting at the top of
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his driveway. the bad news is that this is their crotchgarage. and contract to walk over here but it is very much be held here.i can trr there, but it is very much the out hddy out her. >e. >> this will be one of the stores that we will continue to follow as the crews continued to work to clean
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up this mud. >> our other top story this morning is to officers that were killed in the line of duty in santa cruz. loren baker, butch hole when by the
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nickname butch was a 28 year veteran of the department and leaves behind his wife and two daughters. these photos are courtesy of the santa cruz sentinel hill. detective elizabeth of butler is a 10 year veteran, was also killed she leaves behind two young sons. police say, but the officers were following up on a sexual assault investigation. >> kron4 will tran is live on the scene with the latest
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on the investigation. >> we do know that the santa cruz is a the lead agency behind this investigation and they stated that they may not be allowed to investigate more because it would be considered a conflict of interest. this stated that they will be able to talk with us later to give us more information. some of the neighbors are stating that they had no idea that this has happened. there is a lot of information going on and i will try to get you more information as we hear more. >> and turning to weather now. a mass of, slow-moving storm is paralyzed and parts of the nation's midsection with heavy, wet snow. some parts of the midwest already
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got a foot or more of snow, which strained power lines, closed schools, clogged roadways and lay hundreds of flights. forecasters expect it to dump five to 8 in. of snow and southeast michigan this afternoon and up to a foot and northern new england by later in the evening. the storm was so big that it may traffic impossible yesterday from oklahoma panhandle to the great lakes. >> there are a least three deaths that are blamed for this blizzard. >> it feels like it is freezing in certain spots. here is a look at the temperatures right now. it is 38 degrees out the door in concord. as we head into the afternoon i will break
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down the numbers coming up just a bit. >> we are looking at what may be a hot spot on the mimic freeway this is 880 south bound just past 238. there is a report of a motorcycle accident. there may be several lanes that may be blocked southbound. i may be several lanes that may be blocked southbound. i will have you're on timeout leo! ♪ ♪ may be several lanes that may be blocked southbound. i will have some things won't last 25 years. ah! woof. some things will. save up to 20% on an ikea kitchen. yuh-huh. we have a wireless receiver. listen. back in my day, there was no u-verse wireless receiver that let you move the tv away from the tv outlet. we can move it to the kitchen, the patio, the closet and almost anywhere. why would you want a tv in the closet? [ both laugh ] ♪
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>> the time is 6 4:08 a.m.. japanese car brands, led by toyota's lexus, are the best car brands to consumer reports magazine's annual quality ranking. in fact, eight out of tennis courts were concerned by japanese carmakers. detroit, however,
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did not do so well. lexus receive the most points based on the scores of its eight models, all of which the magazine recommends buying. subaru and moss stuff tied for second. toyota and accra made the tough fight. aldine and mercedes-benz were the only non-japanese name plates to make the top 10 and were ranked eighth and 10th, respectively. >> nilla slim. quoted this is what happens when lobbyists force policy makers to lower their standards! wake-up! >> at no. 14, catalan did the best among american
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carmakers, which helped by good marks for its sedans. tell us what you think. does the lexus and deserve the top spot? join the conversation on kron4 facebook fan page. first " light " us, then post your comments. >> coming up on kron 4 morning news. rob black will join us with the latest on the markets.
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>> welcome back. the three left lanes are blocked due to a motorcycle accident. this is not only affecting your ride on 880 it is also making it back up and castro valley because traffic onto 38 is now at a standstill. a quick check of the bridges shows that there is tobacco formal we are still incidents free. the san mateo bridges not sing in the problems there at 11 to 12 minutes. they're no problems from a bottlfrom novate
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golden gate bridge. >> rob black is joining us now. >> we had durable-goods orders to come out. >> they have good bookings and there are like refrigerators, things in that line. overall, they were up 9% for january. this was also due to boeing having problems. this is letting us know the people are buying homes pair read >> and what about bernanke? >> they're not expecting him to say it is a different but
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they will try to pull anything from him. >> a couple of things is that he said that the fiscal cuts will be bad for the economy and that the congress should take their time in making the right decisions. he stated that he has done his job and that it is up to congress to come up. he stated that they should do their physical problems. >> we also had a lot of our earnings to come off due to grew upon and j.c. penney. >> their price line is a little bit better and europe and asia where we are supposed to see a slowdown they have not. there are still taking their 12 weeks of vacation. this is an interesting winner out of
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your. target came out with good numbers. this was their worst christmas and for years. today will get apple's shareholder meeting and it may come out with an announcement about the cash and what they will do with it. >> i have to confess that i spied on your bullet points of the things that you wanted to talk about. >> there is a company called using the. it is an online gambling company. chris chris stay the governor of new jersey is probably born to run for president for some point. he legalized gambling in his state. i would expect other states to follow suit. the investment play would probably something type of
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on-line transfer of money. >> instagram made a mile stone. >> this is owned by facebook. i can post this to my face book page. you can probably do an online reservations and the on- line reduced by peerreviews by >> 680 is easy for you when it looks like the sun as corn to be coming out. >> it will shape up to be a
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another nice today and it would not be as warm as it was yesterday. we will be a touch cooler. the temperatures are colder than 24 hours of go. we do have below freezing in a few spots. it is mid 30's out the door in livermore. future cast 4 is tracking your temperatures. it is mainly 60's that are indicated by the green on the screen. as we pushed into the afternoon it will be mid to upper 60s. we do have more in the web clios can i do not think that it will be as warm as yesterday. future cast 4 highlights by 8:00 p.m. that it will be in this case.
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take it they looked at the afternoon highs that will send you later. redwood city is coming in at 68 degrees. it is a few degrees cooler the fremont. >> 67 degrees for danville. downtown san francisco is keeping a low 60's. it is 71 possible for napa. mid 60's for berkeley and low 60's for alameda. your satellite and radar shows a clear and dry conditions will be passing through. your kron 47 day around the bay high licet friday will be the warmest of the week and we may see some 70's. saturday and sunday the temperatures will drop and there will be at week system that may bring rain. monday, looks to be a dry. >> anheuser-busch says that
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the claims that the company waters down its beers are " completely false. " a class action lawsuit that was filed in california accuses the budweiser maker of shortchanging consumers. the suit seeks unspecified damages was set said the controversy is worth more than $5 million. similar lawsuits were also filed in several other states. anheuser-busch calls the lawsuit as " groundless " and says that its beers fully comply " with all alcohol labeling laws. " >> we will be right back.
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when you bundle tv and internet. rethink possible. eat tomato sauce on my spaghetti. the acidic levels in some foods can cause acid erosion. the enamel starts to wear down. and you can't grow your enamel back. i was quite surprised, as only few as four exposures a day what that can do to you. it's quite a lesson learned. my dentist recommended that i use pronamel. because it helps to strengthen the enamel. he recommended that i use it every time i brush. you feel like there is something that you're doing
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to help safeguard against the acid erosion. and i believe it's doing a good job. >> welcome back. ripple
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effects are due to the hot spot on 880. this is blocking the three left lanes. it is backing up the ride and it is also affecting your ride onto 38. on 238. this will start time of the trafficker castro valley. the three left hand lanes are blocked southbound. >> coming up on kron 4 morning nils will have the latest on waterman break in san francisco that has floweflooded out cars and homes >> we will also have the latest on the investigation due to the to santa cruz officers that were shot in the line of duty. >> also, the good seats became the dangero

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